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Video: Could Panthers’ rookie Robak be looking at suspension?

Mar 24, 2013, 2:02 AM EST

Florida Panthers rookie defenseman Colby Robak could be the next NHL player getting a call from the NHL’s Department of Player Safety, after an incident Saturday night.

Robak was assessed a major penalty for cross checking, and a game misconduct, when he hit New Jersey Devils forward Tim Sestito from behind into the boards during the third period.

Sestito, according to NHL.com, appeared to suffer an injury to his upper back or shoulder. Devils head coach Peter DeBoer said Sestito would be fine.

The incident with Robak and Sestito came not long after the Devils’ star forward Ilya Kovalchuk left the game with a shoulder injury, although the extent of his injury is not yet known.

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